Keto Recipes for Beginners: Simple Steps to Success

by | Jul 2, 2023 | Going Keto & Low Carb | 0 comments

Diving into the keto lifestyle can seem daunting at first, but with the right recipes, it becomes an enjoyable journey. If you’re a beginner to the ketogenic diet, this blog post is tailor-made for you. We have carefully curated three easy, delicious, and fulfilling recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

With these keto-friendly meals, your transition into this low-carb, high-fat diet will be a breeze. Moreover, we’ve added the nutritional breakdown for each recipe to help you keep track of your carbs and net carbs. So, let’s get started!

1. Breakfast: Keto-Friendly Scrambled Eggs with Avocado


  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 small ripe avocado
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil


  1. Heat the olive oil in a non-stick pan.
  2. Crack the eggs into the pan, stir gently. Cook until slightly runny.
  3. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Dice the avocado, and add to the scrambled eggs just before serving.

Nutrition Information:

  • Total Carbs: 7g
  • Net Carbs: 2g
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2. Lunch: Keto Caesar Salad


  • 2 cups romaine lettuce
  • 1 grilled chicken breast (skinless and boneless)
  • 2 tablespoons Caesar dressing (sugar-free)
  • 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese (grated)


  1. Chop the romaine lettuce, place it in a large bowl.
  2. Slice the grilled chicken breast, add to the lettuce.
  3. Drizzle the salad with the Caesar dressing.
  4. Sprinkle with the grated Parmesan cheese just before serving.

Nutrition Information:

  • Total Carbs: 6g
  • Net Carbs: 4g

3. Dinner: Keto Garlic Butter Shrimp


  • 200g shrimps (peeled and deveined)
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 4 cloves garlic (minced)
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • Chopped fresh parsley for garnish


  1. Heat the butter in a large pan.
  2. Add the minced garlic, cook until fragrant.
  3. Add the shrimps, season with salt and pepper. Cook until pink.
  4. Garnish with fresh parsley before serving.

Nutrition Information:

  • Total Carbs: 3g
  • Net Carbs: 2g

The ketogenic diet can be both healthy and tasty with the right recipes. These beginner-friendly dishes ensure you don’t sacrifice flavor while sticking to your low-carb lifestyle.

If you’d like to dip your toe into more fantastic Keto recipes be sure to check out out our Recipes.

Enjoy your keto journey, one bite at a time!


Hi! I'm Claire. I am on a journey to lower my blood sugar and lose weight. I follow a low carb and keto diet to help me develop a healthy long-term lifestyle. I am so happy to see you here!



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